The Prince George Cougars earned a weekend split, with their 1-0 win over the Vancouver Giants on Sunday afternoon. Ethan Browne scored the game-winner, on the power-play in the first period, and Isaiah DiLaura stopped 26-shots for his first career shutout. The Cougars have now won three of their last four games.
Cougars– Ethan Browne (1 G), Vladislav Mikhalchuk (1 A), Josh Maser (1 A).
Cougars- Isaiah DiLaura (Win) 60:00 26/26
Giants- David Tendeck (Loss) 59:00 32/33
THREE STARS: 1) Isaiah DiLaura 2) David Tendeck 3) Cole Moberg
DILAURA PERFECT: Isaiah DiLaura picked up his career shutout on Sunday, stopping 26-shots. DiLaura has won his last two starts, as he’s now 3-2-0-1 on the season, posting a 2.38 goals-against average and a .926 save percentage. In his last three starts, DiLaura owns a .948 save percentage. Sunday was the first time the Giants have been shutout this season. The Cougars have now posted two shutouts in their last three games.
GOALS FOR BROCK: In November, the Prince George Cougars Alumni Society is donating $30 for every Cougars goal to the University of Lethbridge ‘s Brock Hirsche Memorial Hockey Award. So far, through three games, $240 dollars has been donated to the scholarship in memory of the former Cougars’ Captain. More details at www.pgcougars.com/brock-hirsche
UP NEXT:The Cougars (8-8-1-2) return home Wednesday, November 14th, as they face the Kelowna Rockets at the CN Centre; the puck drops at 7 pm. Tickets are available at the TicketsNorthbox office, or online at www.ticketsnorth.ca